About Dallas Institute

Paul Wesley “Wes” Penick

Wes Penick

Faculty Member

Paul Wesley “Wes” Penick moved to Shelbyville, Kentucky in 2015 after marrying his wife, Rachel. He is a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer.  Wes was raised in Green County and Louisville, Kentucky; having graduated high school from Christian Academy of Louisville. In 2014, he graduated cum laude from Campbellsville University with a Bachelors degree in Theology. In September 2017, he graduated Valedictorian from Mid America College of Funeral Service with a Bachelor of Science Degree. In July of 2019 he began teaching online with Mid-America College of Funeral Service, and in 2022, was brought on to teach at Dallas Institute of Funeral Serice. Wes is an active member of the Shelbyville First Baptist Church where he and his wife both have their hands in Young Adult ministry. In his spare time he enjoys woodworking, watching movies, golfing, pickleball, and watching Tottenham football.